News from Simms:
BOZEMAN, Mont. (March 4, 2021) – Simms Fishing Products, the preeminent manufacturer of waders, outerwear, footwear, and technical apparel in fishing, release the all-new Flyweight and CX collections. Designed for the high-output angler, the Flyweight assortment consists of lightweight and durable pieces designed to offer unmatched mobility allowing anglers to go farther and fish harder. The CX line features a Jacket and Bib built for the core angler, made from proprietary stretch fabric designed for fishing through torrential downpours and rough weather.
“As a brand committed to producing innovative, performance-driven products, we’re thrilled to launch the Flyweight and CX collections. Increased interest in fishing is inspiring us to build product for different approaches to the sport,” said Strick Walker, Chief Marketing Officer at Simms. “Both collections are full-featured fishing systems constructed with premium materials and designed with cutting-edge technology for seasoned and new anglers alike.”
With a driving philosophy of: Because the fish aren’t coming to find you, the Flyweight collection is a fully featured fishing system built for faster, farther pursuits to unpressured waters. The collection which includes waders, packs, jackets and a variety of Flyweight pods and accessories was designed and built to perform together as a cohesive unit. Equipped with an integrated 5.11® HEXGRID® cargo-carry system, anglers have ample opportunity for customized modularity to enhance the fishing experience.
Crafted out of a proprietary C-FLEX3 stretch fabric designed for maximum durability and comfort, the new CX collection is the next evolution in technical outerwear boasting range of motion and complete foul weather protection. The collection features the CX Jacket and Bib designed with fully integrated, waterproof/submersible TRU® Zip pockets to keep small essentials dry. The CX suit keeps anglers in pursuit by offering unhindered range of motion for anglers on the move, and next-level protection from gale force winds and driving rain.
Simms 2021 Flyweight Collection Highlights:
Men’s Flyweight Stockingfoot Wader – MSRP: $549.95
Constructed from a waterproof/breathable 4-layer GORE-TEX® lower, a 3-layer GORE-TEX® upper, and for the first time ever, 3-layer stretch GORE-TEX® in the crotch gusset and underarm side zips, the Flyweight wader brings hard-to-reach waters into focus. A 5.11® HEXGRID® cargo-carry system on the front panel allows secure and convenient attachment for Flyweight accessories. Lightweight, durable and engineered for added stamina, the Flyweight Stockingfoot Wader fuels the advance.
Flyweight Backpack – MSRP: $179.95
Constructed with 420-denier CORDURA® and a lightweight 210-denier nylon ripstop, the Flyweight Backpack offers durability and weather resistance in a lightweight package with 32 liters of carry capacity. The pack features a spacious main compartment with vertical stretch mesh sleeves for strategic organization, a hydration reservoir, fully padded harness system, a breathable waist belt equipped with an angled PALS (Pouch Attachment Ladder System), and a 5.11® HEXGRID® back panel for Flyweight accessories.
Flyweight Hip Hybrid System – MSRP: $159.95
The Flyweight Hip Hybrid System is built with tough 420-denier CORDURA® and lightweight 210-denier nylon ripstop with a polyurethane coating. The system includes a variety of accessories including the Flyweight Large Pod, Flyweight Bottle Holster, and Flyweight Tech Utility Belt for the ultimate in adaptability and customization.
Men’s Flyweight Shell Jacket – MSRP: $299.95
Constructed with GORE-TEX PACLITE® PLUS, the Flyweight Shell Jacket provides maximized protection and the best wearing comfort in a lightweight, packable shell for demanding outdoor activities. The jacket features a fixed hood with single cord adjustment, zippered check pocket with self-stowing pouch with compatible quick clips to attach to Flyweight accessories, and two zippered hand pockets.
In addition to these highlights, the Flyweight Collection also includes a variety of packs, pods, jackets, and Flyweight accessories.
See the complete Flyweight Collection here.
Men’s CX Jacket –$399.95
The CX Jacket is a pursuit driven, angler designed, 3-layer workhorse. Engineered to outlast the others, the CX Jacket is built so you can keep your head in the game and keep cranking in any condition. The hood is built with high speeds and driving rain in mind, and features a 3-point adjustable hood and high front closure. The dual horizontal chest pockets are constructed with TRU® Zip waterproof self-healing zippers for 100% submersible pocket protection.
Men’s CX Bib – $399.95
The CX Bib wasn’t designed for the hobbyist, this is for the passionate, for the ones who don’t fish by the book. We built this from the deck up to keep you dry and regulated. The bib features adjustable suspenders and a stretch back panel for comfort, belt loops for the option of securing a tool belt, and a kill switch attachment D-Ring. Designed for advanced durability, the CX Bib features articulated leg seams with a reinforced seat, as well as knee and bottom hem panels with zippered leg opening for easy on/off and additional ventilation.
See the Complete CX Collection here.
See the Entire Simms Spring 2021 Product Line here.